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Friends of Karen Sends Kids Back To School With Smiles
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Children’s Charity Needs Help Filling 650 Backpacks This Year
Purdys, NY…Remember the great feeling of heading back to school in a new outfit, with new notebooks and pencils and a new bookbag to put them in? That’s the point of Friends of Karen’s Back-to-School program. The charity, which provides emotional, financial and advocacy support to children in the Tri-State region who are fighting a life-threatening illness, aims to put supplies, backpacks and clothing gift cards in the hands 650 children this September.